Cottages in Whitby

Cottages in Whitby

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Cottage for 2 people, with garden in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
8.8
(5 reviews)
from £45 / night
Cottage for 2 people in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people
1 bedroom
from £36 / night
Cottage for 2 people in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people
1 bedroom
8.8
(5 reviews)
from £47 / night
Cottage for 2 people in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people
1 bedroom
8.6
(7 reviews)
from £87 / night
Cottage for 2 people in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people
1 bedroom
8.7
(12 reviews)
from £39 / night
Cottage for 2 people in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people
2 bedrooms
8.7
(20 reviews)
from £62 / night
Cottage for 4 people in Whitby
Cottage for 4 people
2 bedrooms
8.0
from £36 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with garden, with pets in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people, with garden, with pets
1 bedroom
8.5
(12 reviews)
from £54 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with garden in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
10.0
from £125 / night
Cottage for 2 people in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people
1 bedroom
10.0
(2 reviews)
from £125 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with pets in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people, with pets
1 bedroom
9.2
(17 reviews)
from £102 / night
Cottage for 2 people in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people
1 bedroom
from £125 / night
Cottage for 2 people in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people
1 bedroom
8.8
(5 reviews)
from £44 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with garden in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
8.7
(9 reviews)
from £37 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with pets in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people, with pets
1 bedroom
7.2
(5 reviews)
from £42 / night
Cottage for 4 people, with garden in Whitby
Cottage for 4 people, with garden
2 bedrooms
8.9
(7 reviews)
from £55 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with garden in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
10.0
(2 reviews)
from £66 / night
Cottage for 4 people in Whitby
Cottage for 4 people
2 bedrooms
9.7
(13 reviews)
from £52 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with garden, with pets in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people, with garden, with pets
1 bedroom
8.0
from £125 / night
Cottage for 4 people, with garden in Whitby
Cottage for 4 people, with garden
2 bedrooms
9.3
(6 reviews)
from £177 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with garden, with pets in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people, with garden, with pets
1 bedroom
10.0
from £125 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with garden, with pets in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people, with garden, with pets
1 bedroom
8.0
from £125 / night
Cottage for 2 people in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people
1 bedroom
9.5
(4 reviews)
from £52 / night
Cottage for 2 people in Whitby
Cottage for 2 people
1 bedroom
9.0
(2 reviews)
from £104 / night

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Highlights in Whitby

  • Impressive coastal areas
  • Beautiful National Parks
  • Fantastic museums
  • Picturesque beaches

Best Cottages in Whitby

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Cottage for 2 People in Whitby, North Yorkshire
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Whitby, North Yorkshire
Cottage • 2 Guests • 1 Bedroom
8.8
(10 reviews)
This vibrant, bustling town is ideal for those who want something to do, with its marina, beaches, abbey and festivals, it has something for everyone.. All on the Ground Floor: Living room: Smart TV, Electric FireKitchen/dining room: (2 Steps), Electric Cooker, Microwave, Fridge/FreezerBedroom: Double (4ft 6in) BedShower Room: Cubicle Shower, Toilet, Shower Seat. Electric central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Welcome pack. . Enclosed courtyard. Bike store. On road parking, public car park, £7.50 per day; unloading at the door. No smoking. Please note: There ar...
from £64 / night
Cottage for 2 People in Whitby, North Yorkshire
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Whitby, North Yorkshire
Cottage • 2 Guests • 1 Bedroom
9.5
(24 reviews)
A perfect retreat for a couple wishing to explore Whitby with its picturesque harbour, cobbled streets, independent shops and the famous Whitby Abbey and church.. Lift available.All on the First Floor: Open plan living space.Living area: 42" Freeview TV, DVD PlayerDining area.Kitchen area: Electric Oven, Electric Hob, Microwave, Fridge/Freezer, Washer DryerBedroom: Kingsize (5ft) Bed, 20" Freeview TVBathroom: Bath With Shower Over, Heated Towel Rail, Toilet. Electric heaters, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included.. Private parking for 1 car. No smoking.. Tidal Retreat is a conte...
from £64 / night
Cottage for 3 People in Whitby, North Yorkshire
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Whitby, North Yorkshire
Cottage • 3 Guests • 2 Bedrooms
4.0
(4 reviews)
‘Sailing By’ is a delightful Grade 2 listed Cottage situated in the very heart of old Whitby on the East side of the town, crowned by the ruins of the 13th Century Abbey and St Mary’s Church. It has 2 bedrooms, a double and a single suitable for 3 people. The cottage is just off the cobbled street of Church Street in an area steeped in history. Hidden in a narrow ginnel (or passageway) called Borough Place, it is opposite the original marketplace that houses the Clock Tower. On entering the ginnel, away from the hustle and bustle of Church Street, it is a haven of tranquility as you are tra...
from £125 / night

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Cottages in Whitby

Exquisite cottages near the sea

Would you like to enjoy an incredible and romantic holiday in one of the most beautiful coastal cities in England? Travel to picturesque Whitby in North Yorkshire. A charming maritime city, where fishing and shipbuilding are its main economic source. You will enjoy a pleasant atmosphere staying in any of the fabulous cottages that you can find. Stroll through its wonderful beaches where you can appreciate the most beautiful sunsets. Tour its ancient temples and museums, where you'll learn fascinating facts about Whitby's history. Visit the fantastic parks where you can relax and contemplate the most beautiful natural landscapes. Certainly, in Whitby, you will find everything you are looking for, a magnificent holiday in the company of your partner.

Charming cottages with private gardens

For the perfect holiday, nothing better than staying in any of the adorable cottages you'll find in Whitby. With views of the sea or surrounded by beautiful parks, you will find all the comforts you need to enjoy a few well-deserved days off. Large windows to contemplate the sunsets and the enchanting views. Living room with comfortable sofas, TV, high-speed Wi-Fi, selection of books and movies for your entertainment. In addition to finding a spacious dining room to enjoy fantastic meals, you will have the adorable kitchen that includes cutlery, dishes, dishwasher, refrigerator, stove, microwave, oven, coffee maker and much more. Rest after a day of exploring Whitby in the comfortable and cosy rooms with bathroom, bed linen and towels included. Additionally, you will find in these accommodations private parking and proximity to shops and restaurants.

Travellers and activities

Whitby for temple lovers

The traditional coastal town of Whitby, in addition to beautiful beaches, has for its visitors impressive ancient temples that have survived the vestiges of time and remain firm so that you can discover what life was like in England in the past. One of the must-sees in the lovely church of St Mary. It is located a few meters before Whitby Abbey at the highest point. It is a Norman-style building consecrated at the beginning of the 12th century. However, some parts such as the tower and the central nave date back to earlier times. In the 1700s it underwent some changes and almost all its accessories were changed at the end of the 19th century, as you walk through the interior, you will be able to notice the different types of architecture from its initial construction to the present day. Undoubtedly, this magnificent Whitby temple is worth a visit.

Whitby for couples

Whitby's beautiful coastal settings are perfect for sharing a romantic getaway with your partner. However, you will also find incredible nature that you cannot miss. One of the most adorable places you will find in Whitby is the amazing Falling Foss Tea Garden. A beautiful and charming tea garden, which is located on top of the 10-meter-high Falling Foss waterfall. Furthermore, on the grounds of the garden is a country house, which offers its visitors unbelievable displays of local arts and crafts. In the surroundings there is an ancient forest with beautiful trees where bonfires are usually made. Upon arrival at the Tearoom, you can enjoy the most impressive views of the entire place and a variety of delicious homemade cakes and fantastic drinks to share after the tour.

On Crape Lane, you'll find an old 17th-century red-brick house where Whitby's most famous explorer James Cook lived, now a museum in his honour, displaying exhibits from his three voyages with unique, well-preserved artefacts.

Top 7 travel tips in Whitby

1. Discover the incredible Pannett Park

This lovely park was considered the best public park in the county of Yorkshire in 2014. It is one of the most visited and is located around the Whitby docks. You will enjoy fantastic wooded areas, lily ponds, rose gardens, playground, and a beautiful floral clock. Additionally, you will enjoy wonderful picnic areas in the midst of this incredible nature that you cannot miss, perfect for relaxing in the heart of the tranquillity of Whitby.

2. Visit the old Whitby Abbey

Whitby Abbey is one of the most iconic places you can visit in the city. It was built in Norman times, and you will be able to appreciate some Gothic remains in its architecture that were added centuries later. It was suppressed by Henry VIII. Although there are only ruins of what was a beautiful temple, you can still see some incredible details of its structure and in some windows. You will find the Abbey located on the highest part of a cliff and to reach it you must take the route of steps where you can contemplate the most beautiful views of the place.

3. Stroll around the beautiful Whitby Harbour

Whitby Harbour is one of the most popular places among locals and visitors for leisurely strolls. This picturesque place is the result of human development over the years, it flows into the Esk River and if you go north, walking to the ends where you can visit old lighthouses and mooring posts, as well as some remains of ships. To the south you'll discover long quays, cliffs and cute brick and stone houses on narrow streets lined with pubs, shops and more. Whitby Harbour is also the starting point for fantastic excursions in the surrounding area.

4. Enjoy the charming beach of Whitby

West of Esk is the fantastic beach at Whitby, also known as West Beach Cliff. It is famous for having top-notch lifeguards and bathroom facilities. In summer, it is usually very visited due to the number of water activities that can be done. Regardless of the time of year you visit, you will enjoy soft golden sands perfect for walks and crystal clear waters. Likewise, this beach is only a few meters from others such as Sandy Beach or Upgang Beach to the west.

5. Explore the amazing Whitby Museum

One of the best ways to get to know Whitby is by visiting this amazing museum, which offers its visitors incredible exhibits that include pieces, articles on the natural history of this place. Visit the gallery with gigantic fossils of marine reptiles, model ships and articles of the well-known Captain James Cook that includes photographs, maps, diaries and much more that tell the story of his fascinating voyages and discoveries that you cannot miss and are an important part of the Whitby's past.

6. Enjoy beautiful nature on the North York Moors

The city of Whitby is bordered by this fantastic National Park with the largest swaths of moorland in the whole of the UK. It includes beautiful romantic and wild landscapes and a set of hills with heights of 400 meters and deep valleys that offer multiple options for walking, ideal for lovers of hiking. Likewise, you will find an incredible visitor centre with lots of information about the park and the best routes to explore. If you love nature, you should definitely pay a visit to this wonderful place.

7. Climb all 199 steps

It takes 199 steps to reach the top of Whitby, home to the fantastic Whitby Abbey, St. Mary's Church and other popular city attractions. The 199 steps will take you through beautiful landscapes with incredible views where you will find adorable coloured houses, craft and souvenir shops, restaurants and incredible pubs. In addition to enjoying the unbelievable views of the sea. The 199 steps are one of the most enjoyable and popular walks for visitors.

Information about cottages in Whitby

🏡 Cottages available: 596 properties.
💳 Discount available: up to -55%.
🌙 Minimum price per night: from £25.
⭐ Most popular amenities: Wi-Fi, garden and balcony.
🐾 Pet-friendly: 346 properties.
👩‍👩‍👧‍👦 For families: 10% of the properties.

FAQs: Cottages in Whitby

Which services are offered at the cottages in Whitby?

When looking at the services available on Holidu, it appears that the cottages in Whitby offer everything that travellers want! Here, cottages generally offer a variety of facilities, the most popular being: Wi-Fi (94%), garden (62%), and balcony (17%)... What are you waiting for?

What are the reviews like for the cottages in Whitby?

On average, the cottages are rather highly rated. According to Holidu, 23% of cottages have a rating of 4.5 stars. This is a relatively high percentage which allows us to confirm that many are very enjoyable and will be the perfect choice for your next holiday.

Are the cottages in Whitby pet-friendly?

Definitely! In Whitby, 59% of the cottages allow you to bring along your furry friend, and 62% also have a garden!

Do the cottages in Whitby tend to offer Wi-Fi?

Yes! According to Holidu's data, 94% of cottages in Whitby have Wi-Fi. You will be able to browse the internet throughout your stay!

How much does it usually cost for cottages in Whitby?

The majority of cottages in Whitby (92%) cost less than £100 per night. Therefore, this destination is perfect for booking a budget-friendly cottage!

Do the cottages in Whitby usually have a fireplace or a swimming pool?

It's not common. Judging by last year's information, most of the cottages in Whitby don't have one.

Are the cottages in Whitby suitable for stays in big groups or better for a holiday as a small group?

According to Holidu's information, 85% of cottages accept up to four guests. Approximately 86% of the cottages here have at least two separate bedrooms. This is the ideal destination for going in small groups, with family or friends!

When planning a luxurious holiday in Whitby, are cottages a good choice?

Sure! The cottages in Whitby are ideal for spending a few days on holiday. However, if you are looking for unique accommodation, we advise you not to wait too long to make the reservation, since the cottages here can fill up quickly. Out of all accommodations in Whitby, 2% have a pool, 62% have a garden but none have a sauna. Also, if you are looking for space, 85% of the cottages can accommodate big groups, and 62% have green spots in the vicinity.

If you are thinking of travelling to Whitby do you know the best time to do it?

Judging by the amenities in the cottages in Whitby, it is the perfect destination both in summer and winter. This is because there are very varied options, with all the characteristics one can imagine. Therefore, you will be able to enjoy Whitby in comfort all year round.

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